The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 109 81 85
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.076% 0.37% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 2.27% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
OSPF
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
241 132 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.23% 16.18% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 216 123 144
Average salary £30,243 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.59% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

OSPF
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the East Sussex region.

OSPF Salary Trend in East Sussex

OSPF
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -29 1 £40,000 -8.57%
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF.

1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) xDSL
4 4 (57.14%) RIP
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) CCNP
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) IPsec
6 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) Internet
7 1 (14.29%) VPLS
7 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 1 (14.29%) VRRP
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
7 1 (14.29%) Open Source
7 1 (14.29%) vSphere
7 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
7 1 (14.29%) Social Media
7 1 (14.29%) F5

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) RIP
3 4 (57.14%) xDSL
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) IPv4
5 1 (14.29%) IPv6
5 1 (14.29%) VPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Network Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Principal Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) OpenBSD
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCIP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) vCloud
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
3 1 (14.29%) F5